speech development

Dad's Clever Song Remixes Get Baby Eating

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It takes a certain stroke of brilliance to create the perfect song parody, but one musically-inclined dad has created the perfect mixtape for mealtime: a series of food-themed lyrics meant to encourage his son to eat solid foods without a fuss. Part-time stay-at-home-dad Charles Flartey has always enjoyed singing to his one-year-old son... Read more

You Can Teach Baby Nursery Rhymes Before Birth (Cool, Huh?)

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Twinkle, twinkle little baby? A new study, conducted by researchers at the University of Florida, shows that babies can learn nursery rhymes before they're even born -- sort of. Researchers studied 32 women who were 28 weeks pregnant, and told each of them to sing the same nursery rhyme twice daily to their bellies until their 34th... Read more